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Studies in which there are potential social consequences or implications, either directly for participants or those the research relates to. SociallySensitive
humans are entirely free to act as they chose and bear responsibility for the outcome of their behaviour – Kohlberg FreeWill
suggests we lack control of our behaviour, and we are controlled by our genes or past experiences – Simon and Chabris determinsim
our genetics and biological factors determine our behaviour – Baron-Cohen nature
our environment, upbringing and life experiences determine our behaviour – Chaney nurture
All psychological can be reduced to simple parts. Claims behaviour is predictable as it is determined by one factor. reductionism
: Looks at the whole picture/ individual, useful when studying individuals holism
Behaviour caused by a feature of the person (e.g., personality, genes) individual
Environment causes behaviour (e.g., upbringing, poverty) situational
 Falsifiable  Objective  Replicable  Quantitative data  Experiment psychology as a science
Develops therapies, interventions, preventative action or treatments usefulness
Consent, Debrief, Confidentiality, Deception, right to withdraw, Protection from Harm ethical considerations
helps to understand and prevent discrimination ethnocentrism

Psychology chapter 1 Crossword

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Physical needs such as sleep and hunger Physiological
Private, unobservable mental reason Cognitive
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes Psychology
Educated guess about same phenomenon Hypothesis
A complex explanation based on findings from a large number of experimental studies Theory
Research Basic science
Using psychological principles to solve more immediate problems Applied science
A general approach to gathering info & answering questions so that error and biases are minimized Scientific method
Interested in the basic elements of human experience Structuralist
A method of self observation in which participants report their thoughts & feelings Introspection
Study how human and animals adapt to their environments Functionalist
A phychologist who studies how unconscious motives and conflicts determine human behavior, feelings, and thoughts Psychoanalyst
A psychologist who analyzes how organisms learn or modify their behavior based o response to events in the environment Behaviorist
A psychologist who believes that each person has freedom in directing his or her future and achieving personal growth Humanist
A psychologist who studies how we process, store, retrieve, and use info and how thought processes influence our behavior Cognitivist
A psychologist who studies how chemical and physical changes in our body influence behavior Psychobiologist
A branch of medicine that deals with mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders Psychiatry
A pyschologist who diagnoses and treat people with emotional disturbances Clinical psychologist
A psychologist who studies the emotional, cognitive, biological, personal, & social changes that occur as individuals mature Developmental
A pysychologist who is concerned with helping students learn Educational
A psychologist who may work in a mental health or social welfare agency Community
A psychologist who uses psychological concepts to make the work place a more satisfying environment for employees & managers Industrial
A psychologist who studies sensation, perception, learning, motivation, and/or emotion in carefully controlled laboratory conditions Experimenal

Health Crossword

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The complete state of physical, mental and social wellbeing and not merely the absense of disease Health
a negative impact on health which can increase the chance ofill health risk factor
the ability of a person to relate to and interact effectively with others and participate within the community individually and cooperatively social health
a state of wellbeing in which a person feels positive about themselves and their life. Works productively and contributes to the community mental health
a way to demontrate the achievement of an outcome through speaking to an audience oral presentation
the devlopment that involves a life long continuous process neginning at conception and ending with death and is percieved as involving a series of orderly and predictable changes icluding physical, social, emotional and intellectual individual
area of study 2 youth issues
the person who makes the decision if you have a satisfactorily completed each unit teacher
Is the effective functioning of the body and its systems and a persons ability to perform tasks and develop physical fitness physical health
a positive impact on health which can reduce the chance of ill health protective factor
how long a person is expected to live from birth to death life expectancy
the number of new cases of an illness or condition within a population group incidence
biological, behavioural, social environment, physical environment determinants
emotional, intellectual, physical, social developmet

Mendelian Genetics Crossword

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mating between two individuals with different alleles for one trait Monohybrid Cross
specific characteristic of an organism Trait
a variant form of a gene Allele
cross between two different alleles that differ in two observed traits Dihybrid Cross
an organism that passes down certain phenotypic traits to its offspring True-breeding
the generation resulting immediately from a cross of the first set of parents F1 Generation
process of interbreeding individuals from genetically distinct populations Hybridization
any observable feature Character
parental generation P Generation
result of a cross between two F1 individuals F2 Generation
determines the appearance Dominant Allele
diagram used to predict an outcome of a particular cross or breeding experiment Punnett Square
hybrid that is heterozygous for alleles of two different genes Dihybrids
during the production of gametes the two copies of each hereditary factor separate so that offspring acquire one factor from each parent Law of Segregation
no effect on appearance Recessive Allele
genes where one is dominant and one is recessive Heterozygous
set of observable characteristics of an organism Phenotype
a hybrid that is heterozygous with respect to a specified gene Monohybrids
pair of matching alleles for a trait Homozygous
genetic cross between a homozygous recessive individual and corresponding heterozygote to determine the heterozygote’s genotype (PP x pP) Testcross
genetic constitution of an individual organism Genotype
mating between two individuals with different alleles for one trait Monohybrid Cross
variation in hereditary factors for independent characteristics Indept. Assortment

What is Psychology? Crossword

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Scientific Study of behavior and mental processes Psychology
Overt actions of people Behavior
German psychologist who created first psychological laboratory Wundt
Understanding the conscious experience through introspection Structuralism
Focused on how mental activities helped an organism adapt to its environment Functionalism
Greek word for soul Psyche
Perspective on how genes, hormones, and the human nervous system influence behavior, thinking and feeling Biological
Perspective that emphasizes natural selection of adaptive behaviors that ensure survival Evolutionary
Perspective that comes from Sigmund Freud, and "the unconscious" Psychoanalytic
Father of cognitive psychology Neisser
Method for acquiring knowledge based on observation rather than a method based only on forms of logical argument Empirical
A set of ideas that helps us summarize and organize our observations and experiences Theory
Saw behavior, feelings and thoughts as occurring because they are somehow adaptive James
Perspective that felt more attention should be paid to how the environment can help is or limit us from reaching out "growth potential" Humanistic
Our physical bodies and their internal workings are crucial to understanding of psychology Physiology
Saw psychology as the "science of mental life" Titchener
Austrian Neurologist SigmundFreud
Freud's idea that we are not always aware of our motives and thoughts Theunconsciousmind

Genetics Vocabulary Crossword

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The passing of traits from parents to offspring heredity
A characteristic that an organism can pass on to its offspring through its genes. trait
Scientific study of heredity genetics
Augustinian monk and botanist whose experiments in breeding garden peas led to his eventual recognition as founder of the science of genetics (1822-1884) Mendel
A segment of DNA on a chromosome that codes for a specific trait gene
Alternative forms of a gene for each variation of a trait of an organism allele
a genetic factor that blocks another genetic factor dominant trait
A condition that appears only in individuals who have received two copies of a mutant gene, one copy from each parent recessive trait
The likelihood that a particular event will occur probability
A diagram for predicting the allele composition of offspring from a cross between individuals of known genetic makeup. punnett square
An organism that has two different alleles for a trait heterozygous
An organism that has two identical alleles for a trait homozygous
An organism's genetic makeup genotype
An organism's physical appearance, or visible traits. phenotype
These are found in every cell. contained with them is DNA. Located on theme are genes. chromosomes

Psychology Terms Crossword

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process of thinking and understanding cognitive
study of behavior tested through scientific research psychology
assumption about behavior tested through scientific research hypothesis
general approach to gathering info and answering questions that minimize errors and bias scientific method
complex explanation of phenomena based on findings from scientific research theory
psychologist who studies basic elements of conscious mental experiences structuralist
psychologist who studies the function (rather than the structure) of consciousness and how mental processes help people and animals adapt to their environment functionalist
psychologist who studies how unconscious motives and conflicts determine human behavior psychoanalyst
psychologist who analyzes how organisms learn or modify their behavior based on their response to events in environment behaviorist
psychologist who studies effects that physical and chemical changes have on behavior psychobiologist
psychologist studies effects of overcrowding on humans environmental
idea that mind and body are separate and distinct dualism

Genetics Crossword Puzzle

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Factors that control a trait Allele
A person's genetic makeup Genotype
A person's physical appearance Phenotype
A change in a gene or chromosome Mutation
A chart that tracks which members of a family have a particular trait Pedigree
A picture of all the chromosomes in a cell Karyotype
An organism that has the same genes as the organism it was produced from Clone
Breeding two individuals with similar traits Inbreeding
Same alleles for a single trait Homozygous
Different alleles fo a single trait Hetrozygous
The science behind heredity Genectics
The chance of something occuring Probability
When two alleles are equal and present in both the phenotype and genotype of an organism Codominance
A chart that shows all the possible combinations of two genotypes Punnet Square
The process that produces 4 sex cells Meiosis
Breeding two individuals with different traits Hybridization
Moving healthy genes into cells to replace missing or abnormal genes in order to correct a genetic disorder Gene therapy
A genetic problem caused by an issue in an organism's genes Genetic disorder
A trait controlled by three or more alleles is said to have ________________ Multiple alleles
Choosing two organisms with desired traits to be bred Selective breeding

Approaches Crossword

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gaining knowledge of your own mental and emotional state after observing your own concious thoughts and feelings introspection
a type of learning done through association classical
token economy systems have been succesfully used in institutions such as hosptials and ... prisons
SLT underestimates the influence of ... factors biological
cognative processes are not directly ... observable
non-identical twins, sharing 50 percent of the same genes are called dizygotic
the way that genes are expressed through behavioural, physical and psychological characteristics phenotype
pleasure principle id
reality principle ego
morality principle superego
transferring feelings from the true source of distress onto a substitute target displacement
the belief that all knowledge comes from sensory expieriences empiricism
a type of learning done through reinforcement operant
SLT - behaviour is learned through ... experience
where an individual immitates the behaviour of someone else who has been rewarded for such behaviour '... reinforcement' vicarious
type of reductionism that the cognative approach is machine
identical-twins, sharing 100 percent of their genes are called monozygotic
a persons actual genetic makeup genotype
refusing to acknowledge something in order to protect yourself denial
forcing a distressing memory out of the concious mind repression
the humanist approach does acknowledge this abstract concept, which many of the other approaches do no free will
the humanistic approach claims that individuals are '...-determining' self
who suggested the 'hierachy of needs' maslow
self-actualisation, is the idea that each person has an '...' ability to achieve their full potential innate
the humanistic approach is ... (opposite of reductionist) holistic
who suggests that free will is an illusion freud
if a concept is abstract it is ... nonfalsifiable

Developmental Psychology Crossword

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Who is the father of developemental psychology who wrote the first scietific journal of developemental psychology and the founder of APA? StanleyHall
the study of the same group of people over time? Longitudinal
An organized set of ideas? Theory
Which theorist studied the unconscious and theorised the fice psychosexual stages? Freud
Which theorist created thepsychosocial stages that includes a crisis/challenge at each stage? Erikson
What is the term for learning by observing others? SocialLearning
the actions that are taken to try to continue a good behavior? reinforcement
having belief in one's own abilities/talents? Selfefficacy
the theorist that saw children as "little scientists"? Piaget
What is the goal of Maslow's heiarchy of needs? SelfActualization
how an individual adapts to their enviornment? SelectiveAdaptation
pulling ideas from multiple theories or perspectives? Eclectic
An individual's genetic makeup? DNA
the observable physical characteristics of a person? Phenotype
when an individual has a trait but doesnt express it? carrier
multiple pairs of genes go into one trait? polygenic
the theory that states our mind is like a computer? InfoProcessing
Who studied operant conditioning,or the study of consequences of a child's behavior? Skinner
Who used classical conditioning on little Albert to condition a fear of a bunny? Watson

Nature vs. Nurture Crossword

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A field of study which looks at how our genes and our environment interact to determine human behavior epigenetics
A mental illness that is shown to be hereditary through the study of identical twins schizophrenia
The genetic material that makes each human being unique DNA
The region of the brain that involves learning and memory Hippocampus
A scientist that studies the brain and its functions neuroscientist
The physical process of development from young to old maturation
The fundamental unit of life cell
Nature vs. ________ is the debate of whether our genes or environment determine human behavior nurture
The _________ Genome Project traces types of behavior to particular strands on DNA Human
The name of the theory which integrates the influences nature and nurture when explaining human behavior Interactionist
The biological explanation for human behavior is that the brain is ___ - wired pre
While the biological explanation for human behavior is explained by internal factors, nurture or the environment are considered to be _______________ factors. external
_______________ is the time period when hormones begin to influence human behavior puberty
According to epigenetic theory, a mother's parenting style can affect the activity of her __________ genes. child's
The nurture hypothesis for human behavior suggests the brain is ________ slate at birth and filled as a result of experiences. blank
Charles _________ is considered to be the father of the theory of evolution. Darwin
Psychology is the scientific study of the ______ and behavior. mind
One of the critical features that distinguishes humans from _____________ is language. animals